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Your Environment. Your Health.

Person Details: Luz Claudio

Superfund Research Program

Luz Claudio

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Department of Community and Preventive Medicine
1 Gustave L. Levy Place, box 1057
New York, New York 10029
Phone: 212-241-7625
Fax: 212-996-0407




  • Claudio L. 2002. The Hudson: a river runs through an environmental controversy. Environ Health Perspect 110(4):A184. PMID:11940444
  • Claudio L, Garg A, Landrigan PJ. 2002. Addressing Environmental Health Issues. In: Terrorism and Public Health. Oxford University Press, pp.69-79.


  • Claudio L. 2001. Environmental aftermath of the World Trade Center disaster. Environ Health Perspect 109:529-536.
  • Claudio L. 2001. Reaching out to the next generation of scientists. Thought and action. The NEA Higher Education Journal 27:77-86.


  • Claudio L, Kwa WC, Russell AL, Wallinga D. 2000. Testing methods for developmental neurotoxicity of environmental chemicals. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 164:1-14. PMID:10739739
  • Landrigan PJ, Claudio L, McConnell R. 2000. Pesticides. In: Environmental Toxicants - Human Exposures and Their Health Effects. Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, NY. pp.725-739.
  • Onalaja A, Claudio L. 2000. Genetic susceptibility to lead poisoning. Environ Health Perspect 108(Suppl.1):23-28. PMID:10698721


  • Claudio L, Bearer CF, Wallinga D. 1999. Assessment of the US Environmental Protection Agency methods for identification of hazards to developing organisms, Part II: The developmental toxicity testing guideline. Am J Ind Med 35(6):554-563. PMID:10332508
  • Claudio L, Tulton L, Doucette J, Landrigan PJ. 1999. Socioeconomic factors and asthma hospitalization rates in New York City. J Asthma 36(4):343-350. PMID:10386498
  • Garcia-Arenas G, Claudio L, Perez-Severiano F, Rios C. 1999. Low-level lead acetate exposure inhibits nitric oxide synthase activity in capillary and synaptosomal fractions of mouse brain. Toxicol Sci 50:244-258.
  • Landrigan PJ, Claudio L, Markowitz SB, Berkowitz GS, Brenner BL, Romero H, Wetmur JG, Matte TD, Gore AC, Godbold JH, Wolff MS. 1999. Pesticides and inner-city children: exposures, risks and prevention. Environ Health Perspect 107(3):431-437. PMID:10346991


  • Claudio L, Torres T, Sanjurjo E, Sherman LR, Landrigan PJ. 1998. Environmental health sciences education - a tool for achieving environmental equity and protecting children. Environ Health Perspect 106(Suppl.3):849-855. PMID:9646048


  • Claudio L, Lee T, Wolff MS, Wetmur JG. 1997. A murine model of genetic susceptibility to lead bioaccumulation. Fundam Appl Toxicol 35:84-90. PMID:9024676
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